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Old 02-01-2011, 01:09 PM
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I'm going to be rigging my Penn 750 for tossing chunks or live baits to Cobia, Dolphin, and Sailfish. Currently I plan on putting on 30# braid. Any suggestions on if a leader is needed and if so what type, length and #. Any other rigging suggestions are most welcomed.
Old 02-01-2011, 01:17 PM
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We use 50# fluorocarbon
Old 02-01-2011, 04:55 PM
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A swivel to attach braid to the 60 flouro leader
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Alternative method to the swivel would be Uni to Uni Knot / 3 Turn Surgeons or any knot you can tie. This will give you longer leader that will not interfere with the rod guides when casting.........
Hope this helps ....... ICM
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I am with ICM.. I would tie a knot.. I prefer the albright knot but that is the one I tie the best.
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Thanks for the inputs. I'll go with 50# leader tied with a double Uni knot to my braid. Normally when I do this I'll double the braid.

Six feet of leader sound about right for the species targeted?
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I use 5' leaders and connect them to the mainline with a loop to loop connection
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I cast lures with the same reel so that is why I use a swivel to connect the line.

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Originally Posted by rhagy1 View Post
I cast lures with the same reel so that is why I use a swivel to connect the line.
What length leader do you use?
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Originally Posted by DWCurry View Post
What length leader do you use?
4 feet of leader that way you can cast easily.

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